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Biochemistry

1. The organic chemistry of compounds and processes occuring in organisms.

2. The effort to understand biology within the context of chemistry.

3. The study of metabolic pathways and in general, the chemistry of organisms

4. The scientific study of the chemistry of living cells, tissues, organs and organisms.


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Biological Immortality and Immortalised Cell lines

... organism in vitro. Immortalised cell lines are widely used as a simple model for complex biological systems, and for the analysis of the biochemistry and cell biology of mammalian cells. This simplifies analysis of the biology of cells which may otherwise have a limited lifetime.The cells ...

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... development of life occurred far in the past and left no evidence of the steps in the process; we must infer the process from observing modern biochemistry. However, I can speculate that much of the regulation of gene expression occurs at the RNA level, with variations in the stability of RNA, ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 29, 2014 3:03 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: translation from DNA
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Is plant biology a good field to get into?

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Forum: Botany Discussion
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Is ecology not a good direction for me?

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Fri Mar 28, 2014 8:13 am
 
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Topic: Is ecology not a good direction for me?
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Which field is best idea?

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Fri Mar 28, 2014 8:12 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Which field is best idea?
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